BARNET, a residential district in the mid or St Albans parliamentary division of Hertfordshire, England; ro m.
The better residential district of Holborn, which extends northward to Euston Road in the borough of St Pancras, is mainly within the parish of St George, Bloomsbury.
The finest residential district is East Hill, particularly Cornell and Cayuga Heights (across Fall Creek from the Cornell campus).
In each residential district there is a council, composed of natives and presided over by the resident, which deliberates on questions affecting the district.
The foreign population includes many capitalists and industrial managers who are doing much to develop the country, the American colony being concentrated in a fine modern residential district on the south-western side of the city.
In the north Fulham includes the residential district known as West Kensington, and farther south that of Walham Green.